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Old 06-18-2014, 09:22 PM   #1
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Water heater bypass

Does anyone know if the Georgetown 377 has a bypass valve on the water heater and how to access? I am learning how to winterized this rig? Also, any tips on winterizing the ice maker? I found a bypass near the water basement, not sure what it is for.
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Old 06-19-2014, 06:08 AM   #2
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Locate your water heater access panel outside coach, then look underneath coach for a access plug. Remove and reach inside for all the water heater valves.
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Old 06-20-2014, 09:58 AM   #3
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I can understand you wanting to get a handle on things, but geez, summer is just starting and you're talking about "winterizing", yikes! LOL!
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forgot to mention, look under your rig where the water heater is and you should see the access port to the by pass. You'll need a flash light to look up, there should be 3 valves to turn.
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Old 06-20-2014, 07:04 PM   #5
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Same round access cover, but on my Georgetown it is located on the side of the water heater compartment, facing the rear tire.
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Thanks Fonzie. Been without Internet for a few days but really appreciate the help.
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Old 06-28-2014, 12:49 PM   #7
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I can understand you wanting to get a handle on things, but geez, summer is just starting and you're talking about "winterizing", yikes! LOL!

Headed overseas for 2 years and putting the rig in storage. Crazy, I know.
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Old 06-28-2014, 01:30 PM   #8
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Are you going to just blow it out with air or add antifreeze as well?

I ask because two years is a long time for the AF to sit in your pipes and what not.
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